Schedule

"Each year, delegates from our company return from the CBSA Convention with new ideas and contacts that drive growth and innovation for the following year."  - 2016 Convention Delegate

 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.   Executive Committee Meeting
3:00 p.m.  -  4:00 p.m.    Communications Committee Meeting 
 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.    Education and Training Committee Meeting 
         

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.    Private Supplier/Service Center Meetings
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.    Board of Directors Meeting with Breakfast
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.    Board of Directors Lunch
12:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.    Scholarship Committee Meeting with Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.   Registration Open
 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.    Industry Research Committee Meeting 
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Workshop: Todd Grimm, "3D Printing: Navigating the Metal Additive Manufacturing Landscape"
 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.    President's New Member and First Timers Reception 
 

  (Invitation Only) (Business Casual Attire, Outdoor) 
6:30 p.m.
- 7:30 p.m.   Welcome Reception for Delegates and Spouses/Companions
 

  Hosted by the CBSA Supplier Members (Business Casual Attire, Outdoor)
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
  Get Acquainted Dinner for Delegates and Spouses/Companions 

 
  (Pre-arranged seating) (Business Casual Attire, Outdoor)  
         

Thursday, April 6, 2017 

7:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Registration Open 
 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.    Breakfast Business Session for Delegates and Spouses/Companions: Part One
   
 
  • President's Welcome Address - State of the Association
  • Board Elections
8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.    Coffee Break and Networking Break
 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   Business Session: Part Two

      Keynote Speaker: Alan Beaulieu, CBSA's Chief Economist, "A New World?"
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Private Supplier/Service Center Meetings
 11:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.    CBSA Open Golf Tournament at La Paloma Country Club (Optional)
 

  Arrive at Golf Course at 11:15 a.m.
        Shotgun Start at 11:50 a.m.
 11:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Taste of Tucson Food Tour (Optional)
 

  Meet in main lobby at 11:30 p.m.
 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.    Cocktail Reception for Delegates and Spouses/Companions 
 

  (Cocktail Attire)
 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.    CBSA Annual Banquet for Delegates and Spouses/Companions



  (Pre-arranged seating) (Cocktail Attire)
         

Friday, April 7, 2017 

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.    Board of Directors Breakfast
 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Business Session Part One 

 
  Keynote Speaker: Heather Christie, "Be a Coaching Leader: Transform your Employees’ Results by Adopting the 7 Steps to Powerful Coaching™”
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.    Coffee and Networking Break
 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.    Business Session: Part Two 

      Keynote Speaker: Lee Weingart, "An Insider's Look at Washington and How it Will Impact Your Business"
 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Private Supplier/Service Center Meetings
 1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. 
  Copper Mine Tour (Optional)



  Meet in main lobby at 1:00 p.m.
 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.    CBSA Convention Cactus and Cocktails Closing Party
        (Casual Attire, Outdoor)